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08 October 2009 @ 08:14 pm
First Soup of the Autumn  
Even if it was in the seventies today, I made pumpkin soup. Was yummy and am full. Also made Parker House rolls. They weren't bad, but I wasn't entirely happy with them. Will try again and see if I can do better.

In TV news, we're a week behind due to being away and counting. Nin's working the last two nights, so all we've seen so far is last week's Grey's and Private Practice. We'll be watching a lot of TV this weekend!

I took your advice and posted my Maude story to 7men1destiny. Pretty sure there will be no interest, but nothing ventured, nothing gained, right?

I really have a yen to read some good Methos fic. It's sad there's really not much being written these days. But it is a dead fandom, so I suppose it's to be expected. Why can't there be a new show I can get into like my fandoms of yore? I've about given up on that ever happening. But I suppose it might be possible. Maybe?
 
 
 
Black Rook: Artizelgrachonok on October 9th, 2009 05:04 am (UTC)
Pumpkin soup sounds like a good idea... Need to try:).

And... They say, impudence is the second happiness, so...:) Can't promise my stories are good, but they are all about Methos:) (http://www.fanfiction.net/~blackrook, feel free to ignore that part of the comment:)).
Ithithildyn on October 9th, 2009 07:12 am (UTC)
Pumpkin soup is very good!
Black Rook: darkgrachonok on October 25th, 2009 03:20 pm (UTC)
We finally made it today, so I just came to thank you for the idea:). Life is much better when you have a pan of pumpkin soup!
Laurie of the Isles1_mad_squirrel on October 9th, 2009 02:42 pm (UTC)
I've never had it before, but the pumpkin soup sounds yummy. I've had butternut squash soup at a lovely restaurant here. Might they be something similar?
Ithithildyn on October 9th, 2009 05:41 pm (UTC)
I would assume they'd be similar, but I don't like squash, so have never had the soup.
pezgirl7pezgirl7 on October 11th, 2009 12:17 am (UTC)
I hate squash, but I had butternut squash soup at my brother's wedding, and it was SO good. I've never had pumpkin soup, but if it tastes anything like pumpkin pie, then I would probably like it. :)
My mom just sent me a recipe for cheesy broccoli potato soup, and it called for swiss cheese, which I thought was strange. What kind of cheese would you use?
Ithithildyn on October 11th, 2009 06:29 am (UTC)
I've always seen it made with cheddar, so Swiss could be an interesting twist.
pat: holiday cat in pumpkinpat_t on October 9th, 2009 06:23 pm (UTC)
The Secret Santa sign-ups are in progress now. So new stories soon for the Highlander fandom. Come sign up.

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Ithithildyn on October 9th, 2009 06:36 pm (UTC)
I'm not participating this year. After the first one, I realized I am not a challenge/deadline kind of writer, and my life is so messed up right now, I don't want to commit to something I may not be able to finish.